LG G6 Review: Honest Review of LG G6, Launched at #MWC 2017

LG G6 launched at MWC 2017 with 5.7-inch QHD display, IP68 and much more.

LG G6 Review

LG G6, another great device by LG that launched recently at MWC 2017. The phone has a 5.7-inch Quad HD display with FullVision and ~564 PPI. Maybe you are interested in newly launched LG G6; here you’ll find the honest LG G6 review which will help with deciding whether to go for the phone or not.

Before start reviewing LG G6, let’s have a look at the key specs of the phone (official).

LG G6 Specifications

  • 5.7-inch Quad HD display
  • FullVision Display with 2880 x 1440 pixels resolution and ~564 PPI
  • 4GB RAM
  • 32GB UFS 2.0 ROM with microSD card slot which supports cards up to 2TB
  • 13MP wide angle rear camera with 13MP standard OIS 2.0
  • 5MP front-facing wide camera
  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 7.9mm thin, 163 grams
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Processor
  • IP68
  • Fingerprint scanner, etc.

Camera Quality

The camera quality of LG G6 is great with a dual 13MP camera at the back of the device. 13MP wide angle primary camera with 13MP standard OIS 2.0 captures the best possible shots.

LG G6 also has a great and wide front facing camera of 5MP resolution.

The primary camera of the device can also shot 4K videos.

Availability and Price

The phone has launched at MWC 2017 but it will be available to the public from 9th March in Korea and so on. If you are from the UK, you can expect to see LG G6 in the market from the first week of April.

Hence the price of the device is not officially announced yet; we are expecting it to cost around $659 in the US.


The design of LG G6 looks amazing with the cool aluminum rim holding together the Gorilla Glass front and back panels. LG G6 is also waterproof (IP68) and now you don’t need to worry about getting wet in rain.

LG G6 waterproof test

Have a look at the back side of the device.

Processor and Storage

LG G6 is powered by a 2.35GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU and a 3300mAh non-removable powerful battery. The phone has a 4GB of RAM with 32GB internal storage capacity which is also expandable with the microSD card slot, up to 2TB (F##KING COOL).

The OnePlus 3T and Google Pixel has the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor.

Other Features

In other features, Lg G6 has a fingerprint scanner on the back of the device, below the rear camera. The phone do have a 3.5mm audio jack with USB Type-C port which gives adds the fast battery charging feature to the phone.

The phone comes out of the box with Android 7.0 Nougat. LG G6 also supports wireless charging ok US variant.

LG G6 is available in Astro Black / Ice Platinum / Mystic White colors.


Overall LG G6 is a great device with 5.7-inch giant screen covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 with the aluminium panel. As well as the design the features and specs of the phone also look great with a 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. Best feature is it does have a microSD card slot, and it supports SD card up to 2TB, so the storage capacity would not be an issue with G6.

The phone also does wireless charging which delivers the quick charging feature. You also get the three color to choose between. The dual 13MP camera of the phone can capture the best possible shot with 4K video recording capacity. The front facing camera also looks great in comparison to the last year’s 8MP camera.

The phone will definitely compete with the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 and other premium devices.

If you can afford spending $600 on a smartphone, LG G6 worth the price with better and bigger specs. I do like to give it 8 out of 10. You can also rate the phone in the comment section below and let the world know about your LG G6 review.


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